Services for children, women, elderly, mental health, wellness, sexual health.
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The Well Child Tamariki Ora programme is a series of health visits and support that are free to all families for children from around 6 weeks up to 5 years of age.
Zero fees for under 14
The Immunisation Advisory Centre is a source of independent information on information regarding immunisation and vaccine-preventable disease.
Paracetamol use in babies and children
This leaflet has useful information on how to give paracetamol safely to babies and children. Click here [PDF, 947 KB]
Spectacle Subsidy for Children 15 years and Under. Click here(external link)
Child Spectacle Subsidy in Burmese [PDF, 51 KB]
Youth service providers in Auckland
Youth Service Providers - Auckland Region [PDF, 542 KB]
New Zealand’s national breast screening programme provides free breast cancer checks for women aged between 45 and 69.
The national cervical screening programme is available to all women in New Zealand between 20 and 70 years old. The screening test checks for abnormal cell changes to the cervix, reducing the risk of women developing cervical cancer.
Screening programmes for you and your baby
Support services and information for gender diverse people and their family/whānau. Click here(external link)
New Zealand offers a wide range of services to help the elderly in New Zealand. They include home care, financial support, social support, rest homes and retirement villages.
Details for mental health services in your area.
Mental health advice for coping after a traumatic event
Green Prescription (GRx) is a referral based health and wellness programme for adults 18 years and over. It is best suited for adults who would like support and motivation to get active and improve their lifestyle.
It is delivered through group sessions in various communities in:
Sexual health and contraception services
Auckland Regional Sexual Health Clinic
www.asianhealthservices.co.nz(external link)(Waitematā DHB only)
iCare Call Centre Ph. 09 442-3232 (Mon to Fri, 9am to 4pm)
- GP enrolment & booking for Mandarin, Cantonese & Korean speaking community people
- Free telephone interpreting service for GP appointments
- Asian Breast Screen Support
The Asian Network Incorporated
Aims to raise awareness about the issues faced by Asian peoples in the Auckland region.www.asiannetwork.org.nz(external link)
Asian Family Services
The CNSST Foundation